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Saracen

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Noun

1. saracen

(historically) a member of the nomadic people of the Syrian and Arabian deserts at the time of the Roman Empire

2. saracen

(when used broadly) any Arab

3. saracen

(historically) a Muslim who opposed the Crusades

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Saracen

see synonyms of saracen
noun
1. history
a member of one of the nomadic Arabic tribes, esp of the Syrian desert, that harassed the borders of the Roman Empire in that region
2. 
a. 
a Muslim, esp one who opposed the crusades
b. 
(in later use) any Arab
adjective
3. 
of or relating to Arabs of either of these periods, regions, or types
4. 
designating, characterizing, or relating to Muslim art or architecture

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Saracen

see synonyms of saracen
noun
1.  Obsolete
a member of any of the nomadic tribes of Syria and nearby regions
2. 
any Arab or any Muslim, esp. at the time of the Crusades
adjective
3. 
of the Saracens or their culture

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Saracen

see synonyms of saracen
n.
1. A member of a pre-Islamic nomadic people of the Syrian and Arabian Deserts.
2. A Muslim, especially of the time of the Crusades.

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